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Language: en
Pages: 456
Authors: Institute of Medicine, Division of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Committee on the Assessment of Asthma and Indoor Air
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-05-24 - Publisher: National Academies Press

Since about 1980, asthma prevalence and asthma-related hospitalizations and deaths have increased substantially, especially among children. Of particular concern is the high mortality rate among African Americans with asthma. Recent studies have suggested that indoor exposures--to dust mites, cockroaches, mold, pet dander, tobacco smoke, and other biological and chemical pollutants--may
Clearing the Air
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Tim Smedley
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-21 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

**SHORTLISTED FOR THE ROYAL SOCIETY INSIGHT INVESTMENT SCIENCE BOOK PRIZE 2019** 'Read this book and join the effort to terminate air pollution.' Arnold Schwarzenegger Air pollution has become the world's greatest environmental health risk, and science is only beginning to reveal its wide-ranging effects. Globally, 19,000 people die each day
Clearing the Air
Language: en
Pages: 202
Authors: Jørgen Wettestad
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-06 - Publisher: Routledge

This title was first published in 2002: The adoption of the 1999 Gothenburg Protocol within the Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution (CLRTAP) and the 2001 EU National Emission Ceilings (NEC) directive has made for much stronger European air pollution policies. This volume offers the first in-depth analysis available of
Clearing the Air
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Gregory Wood
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-06 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

In Clearing the Air, Gregory Wood examines smoking's importance to the social and cultural history of working people in the twentieth-century United States. Now that most workplaces in the United States are smoke-free, it may be difficult to imagine the influence that nicotine addiction once had on the politics of
Clearing the Air
Language: en
Pages: 387
Authors: Mun S. Ho, Chris P. Nielsen
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: MIT Press

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